Published: October 5, 2013
FRIDAY AND OCT. 5
Craft Fair - 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 4620 Galley Road, 597-0720, 597-3155, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vista Grande Baptist Church Craft Fair - To benefit Mothers of Preschoolers, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Vista Grande Baptist church, 5680 Stetson Hills Blvd.; 598-2139, tinyurl.com/m5v9z2h. Stratmoor Hills UMC Bazaar - Handmade items, food, vendors and more, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Stratmoor Hills United Methodist Church, 1705 Cheyenne Meadows Road, free admission; 576-0005, www.stratmoorhillsumc.org.
OCT. 5 AND 6
Arts and Crafts Fair - Hosted by the Palmer Lake Art Group, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. Oct. 5, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 6, Palmer Lake Town Hall, 28 S. Valley Road, Palmer Lake, free admission; 229-6623, palmerlakeartgroup.com.
OCT. 18 AND 19
Nature's Kaleidoscopes Art Show and Sale - Paintings, photography, jewelry and other art media, to benefit El Paso County Nature Centers, 4-8 p.m. Oct. 18, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 19, Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Road, free admission; 520-6387.
Viking Fair - Arts, collectibles, crafts, raffles, vendors and more, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., with breakfast 9-11 a.m., Viking Hall, 1045 Ford St., free admission. Cost for breakfast is $8 and reservations required: Millie, 597-0381. For information on the fair, call 596-6169, 351-3554. Holiday Bazaar - Crafters and home business consultants, 9 a.m.- 2 p.m., Ascension Lutheran Church, 2505 N. Circle Drive, free admission; 440-5896, email@example.com. Alternative Gift Fair - Fair trade gifts and collectibles from all over the world, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Broadmoor Community Church, 315 Lake Ave., free admission; broadmoorchurch.org.
OCT. 26 AND 27
Creative Crafters Fall Showcase - 9-5 p.m. Oct. 26, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 27, Lewis-Palmer High School, 1300 Higby Road, Monument, $5 admission; 488-3046.
OCT. 31-NOV. 3
Black Forest Arts and Crafts Guild 49th Annual Fall Show and Sale - More than 90 artisan and culinary members, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Oct. 31-Nov. 2, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 3, Black Forest Community Center, 12530 Black Forest Road, free admission. No strollers. 495-3035, www.bfacg.org.
NOV. 1 AND 2
Quilt and Craft Fair - handmade items, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Friendship Assembly of God Church, 3685 New Center Point, free admission; 574-3155.
Arts and Crafts Festival - Local-only vendors and handmade goods, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave., free admission; 387-6000, www.csseniorcenter.com.
This listing is for local arts and crafts fairs sponsored by schools, churches, craft organizations and nonprofits. Send information to Carlotta Olson at firstname.lastname@example.org. Include dates, times, location with street address, if there is an admission cost or free and contact information we can put in the paper. Questions? Call 636-0221.